Mississippi Masala Movie Review Summary

Actors: Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, Roshan Seth, Charles Dutton, and Joe Seneca

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Mina (Sarita Choudhury), a young Indian woman, and her family live in exile from their home in Uganda, in a small Mississippi town. Demetrius is a young African-American man who runs a carpet business. When they meet, passion and sparks fly. Their defiant secret love affair brings upheaval to the entire African-American and Indian community.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   American South    -   Indian Indian Lover is...    -   of another race (interracial loving!)

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   blue collar Age:    -   20's-30's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee    -   ignorant small town people Misc setting    -   prison    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   seeing nude male butt    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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